Ramadan in Dubai 2015
19 June, 2015 – 17 July, 2015
The holy month of Ramadan is one of the most important and reflective times in the Islamic calendar. In Dubai, the period is marked by a host of Ramadan-related activities with both private and public organizations hosting events for families and friends throughout the month. Residents of different nationalities come together to share the spirit of Ramadan and Emirati hospitality and traditions including Iftars (the first meal to break one’s fast), the Holy Quran recital competition, Ramadan Night Market and the Ramadan Forum.
Eid in Dubai – Eid Al Fitr 2015
11 June, 2015 – 17 July, 2015
Eid al Fitr is an important celebration on the global calendar, celebrated around the world. The word literally means, festival of breaking of the fast and marks the end of the month of Ramadan each year. The festival ends the dawn to dusk fasting that is followed by all Muslims around the world during the month of Ramadan. The festival is accompanied by a number of events happening throughout Dubai.
Dubai Summer Surprises 2014 (June-July)
01 June, 2014
The annual festival of the Dubai Summer Surprises is all set to get underway. This is an event that was launched in the summer of 1998 by the Dubai government in order to promote Dubai as a family holiday destination. Dubai Summer Surprises focuses on fun, knowledge, and entertainment for kids during the yearly summer vacation and attracts families year after year. Accordingly the mascot of the festival is called Modhesh, an Arabic word for amazing, incredible and unexpected.
The Airport Show 2014 – Dubai (May 11-13, 2014)
May 11, 2014
The Airport Show is the leading airport dedicated event in the Middle East and North Africa and one of the largest airport related exhibitions in the world. This show began back in 2001 catering specifically to the Dubai International Airport expansion and has since evolved into a pivotal B2B aviation industry event providing the MENA region and Indian Subcontinent with the latest technologies and solutions from around the world.
Gitex Shopper – Autumn Edition (Oct 2014)
01 Oct 2014
GITEX Shopper is the most anticipated consumer electronics retail platform with power retailers and world class brands. This unique fast-paced consumer event attracts a huge buying audience that includes IT professionals, technology enthusiasts, students and consumers as well as regional traders searching for the latest tech-innovations and shopping deals.
Gitex Technology Week (Oct 12-14, 2014)
14 Oct 2014
GITEX’s growth is synonymous with the evolution of Dubai as a global destination.
BIG 5 Exhibition (Oct 2014)
01 Oct 2014
The Big 5 has provided a business and networking platform for the construction industry. It is the gateway to the MENA construction market providing both exhibitors and visitors with the opportunity to conduct serious business with like-minded professionals and access the most current information on all aspects of the construction industry.
Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens (Dec 5-6, 2014)
06 Dec 2014
Thrilling action, great crowds, a wonderful party atmosphere, top class entertainment, and a superb, purpose-built, venue to host it. Blend it all together, and the Emirates Dubai Rugby Sevens is without doubt an event to remember for all those who turn up and join in the party.
Omega Dubai Ladies Masters (Dec 2014)
01 Dec 2014
Promoted and organised by Golf in Dubai, the tournament has become a permanent feature of the UAE golfing calendar, showcasing the world’s leading players every year. Since its inception, players of the statures of Annika Sorenstam, Laura Davies, Michelle Wie, Christina Kim, In-Kyung Kim, Natalie Gulbis Kerry Webb and Catriona Matthew, to name a few, have competed in the event, making it one of the most popular stops on the Ladies European Tour.
Volvo Ocean Race – The Abu Dhabi Stopover (Dec 17, 2014-Jan 3, 2015)
03 Jan 2015
Abu Dhabi is the host of the third 2014-15 Volvo Ocean Race stopover from mid-December 2014 until January 3, 2015. The In-Port Race takes place on January 2, 2015, with the fleet departing for Sanya, China the following day. The stopover, which coincides with the New Year 2015 holiday, features a fan-friendly Destination Village activation on the Corniche breakwater and multiple concert and entertainment offerings.
Arabian Travel Market – Dubai (May 5-8, 2014)
May 5, 2014
Arabian Travel Market is the travel and tourism event unlocking business potential within the Middle East for inbound and outbound tourism professionals. Tourism destinations from the Middle East and around the world showcase a diverse range of accommodation options, breathtaking tourism attractions and new airline routes.